The warning of the great reformer Szechenyi that by his appeal to the passions of the people he was leading the nation to revolution was neglected.
On the 3rd of March 1848, as soon as the news of the revolution in Paris had arrived, in a speech of surpassing power he demanded parliamentary government for Hungary and constitutional government for the rest of Austria.
He was also the author of Science et philosophie (1886), which contains a well-known letter to Renan on "La Science ideale et la science positive," of La Revolution chimique, Lavoisier (1890), of Science et morale (1897), and of numerous articles in La Grande Encyclopedie, which he helped to establish.
On the Castlebrow Hill, an artificial mound probably of pre-Norman origin, an obelisk was raised in 1788 in memory of the revolution of 1688.
Under the impression of the July revolution in Paris and of the orthodox and pietistic influences at Halle, Leo's political convictions were henceforth dominated by reactionary principles.
17), which actuate the movable slides, have heads divided into 100 parts, one revolution = 0.5 mm.; so that ten revolutions are = 5 mm., or = the interval between two adjacent reseau-lines, or = the interval between the sides of the " fixed square."
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To grant them certain privileges promised in consideration of their bravery led to the revolution of 1794-1796.
These estates were confiscated during the Revolution.
In 1917 the Russian revolution swept away the old order.
Its only concern is to smash the Cuban revolution at whatever the cost.
The anthem "Born To Be Wild," helped kick-start a revolution of free-thinking rock 'n 'rollers.
The dotcom revolution is going to lead to even more information anarchy.
The miners' cottages were the home of many of the shale miners throughout the industrial revolution of the 19th century.
The telecommunications revolution - including the Internet and World Wide Web - is providing us with ever greater power at ever lower prices.
Trotsky's leadership during the Russian Civil War probably saved the Bolshevik revolution of November 1917.
The American Revolution was not the story of the "have nots" overthrowing the "haves" in a bid to increase their place in society.
Imagine, before the Industrial Revolution, if someone had forecast a future in which everything would be made an entirely new way, on an assembly line with rising quality and rising wages.
Cuba expropriated all foreign-owned corporations after its revolution in 1958.
And while a few remaining countries didn't get the memo from the Politburo that the Revolution was cancelled due to lack of funds, for all intents and purposes, the defining political struggle of the day had ended.
Consider the Treaty of Paris, 1783, that ended the American Revolution and resulted in Great Britain recognizing the United States.
Their revolution was not made up of a bunch of hotheads with torches and pitchforks.
It is a roundabout argument to be sure, but essentially the mobile revolution allows people to band together and eventually bring down tyrants.
In 1979, a revolution in Iran overthrew the monarchy and replaced it with an Islamic republic.
At present the world is undergoing a complete revolution, and in the midst of falling systems and empires, conflicting theories and creeds, discoveries and inventions, it is a marvel how one can produce any great literary works at all.
If one may judge who rarely looks into the newspapers, nothing new does ever happen in foreign parts, a French revolution not excepted.
"I say so," he continued desperately, "because the Bourbons fled from the Revolution leaving the people to anarchy, and Napoleon alone understood the Revolution and quelled it, and so for the general good, he could not stop short for the sake of one man's life."
The Revolution was a grand thing! continued Monsieur Pierre, betraying by this desperate and provocative proposition his extreme youth and his wish to express all that was in his mind.
Revolution and regicide a grand thing?...
Have people since the Revolution become happier?
For them all, that old-fashioned house with its gigantic mirrors, pre-Revolution furniture, powdered footmen, and the stern shrewd old man (himself a relic of the past century) with his gentle daughter and the pretty Frenchwoman who were reverently devoted to him presented a majestic and agreeable spectacle.
Gervinus, Schlosser, and others, for instance, at one time prove Napoleon to be a product of the Revolution, of the ideas of 1789 and so forth, and at another plainly say that the campaign of 1812 and other things they do not like were simply the product of Napoleon's misdirected will, and that the very ideas of 1789 were arrested in their development by Napoleon's caprice.
The ideas of the Revolution and the general temper of the age produced Napoleon's power.
But Napoleon's power suppressed the ideas of the Revolution and the general temper of the age.